Merit Awards

This form of aid is awarded to students in recognition of their achievements.

Scholarships and Awards Available

For more information on Multicultural Student Scholarships, please see Multicultural Scholarships.

For more information on scholarships available to Conservatory of Music students, please see Music Merit Scholarships.

Source

   

 Eligibility

   

 Amount

   

 Comment

Presidential Leadership Awards

 

Complete Wheaton College Scholarship Application

 

$5000-$10,000 per year for incoming freshmen and transfer students

 

Separate application required. Learn more >

Arthur Holmes Faith and Learning Scholarship        

 

Qualified incoming freshmen and transfer students 

 

$5,000 per year for incoming freshmen and transfer students (renewable up to
3 additional years)      

 

No separate application.   

Award notification with acceptance letter.

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National Merit Scholarship

 

National Merit finalists listing Wheaton as first choice college

 

 

$15,000 per year for National Merit finalists, $60,000 over 4 years

 

Wheaton College supplements the amount of the National Merit Scholarship up to a total of $15,000 per year.

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Beatrice Batson Scholarship   Incoming freshman with 4.0/4.0 high school GPA   Varies  

No separate application.

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James E. Burr Scholarship

 

Freshmen from under-represented minority groups with minimum 3.5 GPA, 25 ACT, 1050 SAT, or in top 20% of class              

 

$1,000 - $4,000

 

For more information and application, please see Multicultural Scholarships.

Don and Ann Church Scholarship

 

Six incoming African-American students per year; based on scholarship essays and academic standing

 

Full tuition charges, renewable

 

For details and application, please see Multicultural Scholarships.

Alvaro L. Nieves Latino Scholarship

 

Freshmen Latino students with a preference to U.S. citizens

 

Full tuition, room and board charges, renewable.

 

For details and application, please see .

Phillips Family Scholarship   Children of pastors who are awarded the Arthur Holmes Faith and Learning Award   Varies  

No separate application.

 

Reihmer Scholarship   Incoming freshman with interest in the Natural and Social Sciences   Varies  

No separate application.

 

Sallberg Scholarship   Major in Business, Education, Science, or the Conservatory of Music   Varies  

No separate application.

 

Wheaton Engineering Scholarship   Incoming freshman pursuing Engineering   Varies  

No separate application.

 

Wheaton Physics Scholarship   Engineering majors   Varies  

No separate application.

 

ROTC Room and Board Scholarship                      Enrolled Army ROTC cadets   Varies   Applications available from the Military Science Department.